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The Invisible Gorilla PDF Summary

The Invisible Gorilla PDF Summary

10 min read ⌚ How Our Intuitions Deceive Us Follow your gut, they say. Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons beg to differ. In The Invisible Gorilla, they claim that it’s sometimes much better to not judge the book by its cover. Who Should Read “The Invisible Gorilla”? And Why? If you are interested in the inner […]

What the Dog Saw PDF Summary What the Dog Saw PDF Summary

What the Dog Saw PDF Summary

13 min read ⌚ And Other Adventures You’d think that we’ve summarized all of Gladwell’s books, right? Well, there’s still one left: What the Dog Saw. Who Should Read “What the Dog Saw”? And Why? If you read Gladwell’s New Yorker column regularly, then you shouldn’t read What the Dog Saw: the book is a collection […]

Factfulness PDF Summary Factfulness PDF Summary

Factfulness PDF Summary

9 min read ⌚ Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think Terrorist attacks, climate change, pollution, children dying of preventable diseases… Think that the world is worse than ever? Well, it’s time you stopped being a pessimist and become “a very serious possibilist.” What you need is […]

Stealing Fire PDF Summary

Stealing Fire PDF Summary

7 min read ⌚ How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work Steve Jobs once said that taking LSD was not merely “a profound experience,” but also “one of the two or three most important things” he had done in his life. “Stealing Fire” may hold the answer […]

The Slight Edge PDF Summary The Slight Edge PDF

The Slight Edge PDF Summary

7 min read ⌚ Turning Simple Disciplines into Massive Success The only person you are destined to become” – supposedly said Ralph Waldo Emerson once – “is the person you decide to be. Jeff Olson’s “The Slight Edge” should help you transform your decision into reality. Who Should Read “The Slight Edge”? And Why? According to its […]

Nassim Nicholas Taleb – A Journey of 100 Steps Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Nassim Nicholas Taleb – A Journey of 100 Steps

8 min read ⌚ Love him or hate him, Nassim Nicholas Taleb is one of “the world’s top intellectuals” and maybe even “the hottest thinker in the world” right now. Notice the quotations: Bryan Appleyard, a noted journalist, remarked the latter, and Daniel Kahneman, a Nobel laureate, claims the former. ‘Nuff said, ha? Well, we’re just […]

John C. Maxwell – A Journey of 100 Steps

John C. Maxwell – A Journey of 100 Steps

6 min read ⌚ Seth Godin and Daniel Goleman are not just names you casually throw around. They are giants in their fields and colossi among the popular intellectuals of today. Consequently, you wouldn’t be too surprised to find their names – at positions #2 and #6 – in a list of the top 50 leadership […]

Blink PDF Summary

Blink PDF Summary

14 min read ⌚ Quick Summary: In Blink, Gladwell proves that your intuition can often produce better decisions than extensive analysis. Your intuition can cut off all irrelevant information and focus only on the key factors. On the other hand, your gut instinct is also affected by all sorts of various factors such as biases that can […]

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